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Holiday Dates in Adelaide and South Australia

Holiday Dates

Adelaide and South Australia

Public Holidays

  2022 2023 2024
New Year’s Day 3rd January
(day in lieu for New Year's Day on 1st)
2nd January
(day in lieu for New Year's Day on 1st)
1st January
Australia Day 26th January 26th January 26th January
Adelaide Cup Day 14th March 13th March 11th March
Good Friday (restricted trading day) 15th April 7th April 29th March
the day after Good Friday 16th April 8th April 30th March
Easter Monday 18th April 10th April 1st April
ANZAC Day  (restricted trading day) 25th April 25th April 25th April
Queen’s Birthday 13th June 12th June 10th June
Labour Day 3rd October 2nd October 7th October
Christmas Eve
(part-day public holiday 7pm to midnight)
24th December 24th December 24th December
Christmas Day 26th December
(day in lieu for New Year's Day on 25th)
25th December 25th December
Proclamation Day 27th December 26th December 26th December
New Year's Eve
(part-day public holiday 7pm to midnight)
31st December 31st December 31st December
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School Term Dates

(Note: Theses holiday dates are the ones observed by state schools. Private schools often have a different holiday schedule.)

  2022 2023 2024 2025
School holidays until 30th Jan until 29th Jan until 28th Jan until 27th Jan
Term 1 31st Jan to 14th April 30th Jan to 14th April 29th Jan to 12th April 28th Jan to 11th April
School holidays 15th April to 1st May 15th April to 30th April 13th April to 28th April 12th April to 27th April
Term 2 2nd May to 8th July 1st May to 7th July 29th April to 5th July 28th April to 4th July
School holidays 9th July to 24th July 8th July to 23rd July 6th July to 21st July 3rd July to 20th July
Term 3 25th July to 30th Sept 24th July to 29th Sept 22nd July to 27th Sept 21st July to 26th Sept
School holidays 1st Oct to 16th Oct 30th Sept to 15th Oct 28th Sept to 13th Oct 27th Sept to 12th Oct
Term 4 17th Oct to 16th Dec 16th Oct to 15th Dec 14th Oct to 13th Dec 13th Oct to 12th Dec
School holidays from 17th Dec from 16th Dec from 14th Dec from 13th Dec
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